Mechanical Engineer

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead engineering activities for the MPS squad
  • Interface with equipment Suppliers in the creation and refresh of technical qualifications, as well as providing Supplier performance intervention support to bp Operations and Project teams
  • Support new supplier capability assessment process as part of the cross-discipline assessment team, support site audits, RCFA, incident investigations, quality alerts, product alerts and lessons learned
  • Interface with Projects in the development of supplier bid lists
  • Support the Innovation & Engineering (I&E) SME Teams with the development of new and existing equipment technical specifications
  • Participate in technical networks (bp internal and external) and communities of practice, develop close links with technical specialists and engineers of all disciplines, both within I&E and across other parts of bp

Experience and Job requirements:

  • Mechanical Engineering Degree
  • Chartered Engineer (CEng) or equivalent
  • 6 – 12 years relevant energy industry experience
  • Experience of leading Supplier technical engagements
  • In-depth knowledge of static mechanical engineered equipment / packages
  • Passion for excellence in application of engineering requirements with good planning skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to influence, motivate and energise others with a differing perspective to a common objective

Desirable Criteria:

  • Familiarity with standardisation principles and the benefits to procurement, project and production efficiency
  • Experience of supplier selection and leading delivery of equipment package
  • Experience of new equipment and aftermarket service requirements
  • Experience with operational site support
  • Experience with incident and defect investigation
  • Knowledge of industry standards, including the IOGP JIP33 programme
  • Creative and progressive thinker around how we can continue to improve the way we work and what we should be working on to prepare for the future
  • Strong communication skills to work in a collaborative approach to delivery with multiple stakeholders
Job location

England, United Kingdom